Wilde (1997)

The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred Douglas, nicknamed Bosie. After legal action instigated by Bosie's father, Wilde refused to flee the country and was sentenced to to two years at hard labour

Directing:
  • Brian Gilbert

Writing:
  • Julian Mitchell
  • Richard Ellmann

Stars:
Release Date: 1997-09-01
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  • Country: DE, JP, GB
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 118
Jude Law
Jude Law
Lord Alfred 'Bosie' Douglas
Jennifer Ehle
Jennifer Ehle
Constance Lloyd Wilde
Orlando Bloom
Orlando Bloom
Rent Boy
Stephen Fry
Stephen Fry
Oscar Wilde
Michael Sheen
Michael Sheen
Rent Boy
Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgr...
Lady Speranza Wilde